# Indicate the equation of the line through (2, -4) and having slope of 3/5

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1. ## Algebra

Is it possible to find the slope of a line if the equation has two ys? Find slope of the line whose equation is 8y = 7 - 2y Solve for y and you'll have a horizontal line. Combine the y terms. 8y+2y=7 10y=7 y=7/10 The general equation for a straight line is

asked by Samantha on November 3, 2006
2. ## MATH!

What type of lines have a slope of zero? Write the equation of a line with the slope of -2 which contains the point (3,6) The x-axis has 0 slope. What about any other line with 0 slope? Use y-y1=m(x-x1) with m=-2, x1=3 and y1=6 What?? These were your

asked by Stephy on October 11, 2006
3. ## Geometry

How do I write an equation of a line perpendicular to the graph of -2y + x =-5 that passes through the point at (1,2) Given the line -2y + x =-5, solve for y so the equation is in this form: y = mx + b Once you know the slope, m, you also know the slope of

asked by Mishka on October 31, 2006
4. ## ALG 2!!!

6. What is the slope of the line represented by the equation x = -9? 7. Write an equation of a line with a slope of 0 and passing through the point (5,4). Hint: To answer this question, consider the type of line that has a slope of 0. Then write an

asked by tyneisha on November 26, 2012
5. ## Algebra

'L' has y-intercept (0,-3) and is parallel to the line with equation y=2/3x+1. (Instructions - write the equation of the line 'L' satisfying the given geometric conditions) We know that two lines that are parallel must have the same slope. So this line

asked by Bee on August 7, 2007
6. ## math

i have more than one question so if u no any of the answers please tell me 1.) write the point-slope form of the equation of the line with slope -2 passing through the point ( -5, -9). 2.) write the point-slope form of an equation of the line through the

asked by becca on May 17, 2010
7. ## Math

1) What is the slope of a line that is parallel to y = 2? 2) What is the slope of a line that is perpendicular to y = 2? 3) What is the slope of a line that is parallel to x = -4? 4) What is the slope of a line that is perpendicular to x = -4? I don't get

asked by Melanie on February 16, 2011
8. ## math

Can someone please check my work?? 16. The bigger the number the slope is in the equation, what do you notice happens to the graph? When the slope, m, gets bigger the line will become steeper. My Answer~~ As the slope, m, gets bigger the line gets steeper

asked by Abby on October 29, 2015
9. ## algebra

Write the equation of the line that passes through point (5, 4) with a slope of 0. would this be x=5 then? no x=5 is the equation of the vertical line passing through (5,4) Any horizontal line, (slope=0), has an equation of the form y = b notice that this

asked by stressed on May 13, 2007
10. ## Math

1. Find the slope of the line that passes through the points (-1, 2), (0, 5). 2. Suppose y varies directly with x, and y = 15 and x = 5. Write a direct variation equation that relates x and y. What is the value of y when x = 9? 3. Write an equation in

asked by PicturesDon'tChangeThePeopleInsideOfThemDo on December 13, 2017
11. ## math,question

okay i really don't understand this problem. It says: Prove the point-slope equation property which is : Point-slope equation(an nonvertical line with slope m and containing a point (X1,Y1) has the point-slope equation of y-y1=m(x-x1). Now show that any

asked by Jasmine20 on January 25, 2007
12. ## Algebra

Please Check My Anwsers What is the slope of the line in the graph show below? /content/media/390571-1122011-42500-PM-1076804072.png A) -2 B) -1 C) 1 (My Choice) D) 2 Find the slope of a line that passes through (–2, –3) and (1, 1) A) 1/3 B) 1 C) 2 (My

asked by Anoamis =D on December 5, 2016
13. ## Math (HELP ASAP!)

1. Find the slope of the line that passes through (-2,1), (1,10). a. 3 b. -3 c. 1/3 d. -1/3 2. Which equation represents a direct variation? What is the constant variation? a.3y = 2x + 1; 1 b.y = -5x - 11; 5 c.4y = -12x; -3 d.y + 7 = 2x - 1; 7 3. Suppose y

asked by Catalena on April 25, 2017
14. ## math/algebra1a

write the equation of the line which has y-intercept (0,5) and is perpendicular to the line with equation y=-3x +1 a) y=-3x + 5 b) y= 1/3x + 5 c) y= 3x + 5 d) y= -1/3x + 5 The slope of the 2nd equation is -3...because the equation of a line is y=mx+b,

asked by Confused on May 26, 2007
15. ## Algebra

Hey, can someone help me out with these questions? 1. Find the slope of the line that passes through (-2,-3) and (1,1). A) 1/3 B) 1 C) 2 D) 4/3 2. A line with slope = 1/2 passes through the points (2,5) and (x,3). What is the value of x? A) -1 B) 1 C) -2

asked by Izzybelle on November 18, 2018
16. ## Algebra

I'm suppose to write an equation with the following information: Line passes through (2,-6) and is parallel to x=8 I know i must use the slope point form the problem is that since x=8 I don not know which is the slope. Please help me :) The line for x=8 is

asked by claudia on January 25, 2007
17. ## math help & correction

Problem #1 Is this correct or wrong? Find the slope of the line passing through the points(-1, -1)and(-1, 2). Write the equation of the line. For this one I KEEP GETTING Y= - (3)/(2)x-2.5 Problem #2 Find the y-intecept and slope of 7x+9y=72 My answer:

asked by jacky on March 31, 2007
18. ## Algebra

Given a line containing the points(1,4), (2,7) and (3,10) determine that slope-intercept form of the equation, provide one additional point on this line, and graph the funtion. Start by putting the first point into point-slope form: y-y1=m(x-x1), so

asked by delmore on January 7, 2007
19. ## Algebra

1) suppose y varies directly with x, and y=12 when x=-3, what is the value of y when x=6? A) -24**** B) 2 C) -2 D) -4 2) what is the equation of a line with a slop of -7 and a y-intercept of 6? A) 6y = -7x B) y = 6x + (-7) C) -7y = x + 6**** D) y = -7x + 6

asked by ;-; on February 26, 2019
20. ## Linear Equations

Directions: Use what is given to write an equation of a line in STANDARD, SLOPE-INTERCEPT, AND POINT-SLOPE form. 1. m = 3 (0,4) s=B4=3 si=3x+4 ps=y-4=3x Are we doing these correctly? I do not know what those forms mean, but if the line goes through (0,4)

asked by Valerie on December 20, 2006
21. ## Algebra

Write the equation of the line satisfiying the givrn geometric conditions. L has y-intercept (0, 2) and is perpendicular to the line with equation 2x-3y=6 Here is my answer please check. -2/3x-2 I can see it is wrong just by looking at the slope. The

asked by jessica on April 25, 2007
22. ## college algebra

A line has the equation y = 5x + 4.(a) This line has slope of ___________? (b) Any line parallel to this line has slope _________? (c) Any line perpendicular to this line has slope _______?

asked by Cathy on October 24, 2014
23. ## Writing this equation

how do I write the equation of a line perpendicular to the line 6x – 3y=10 and containing the point (-6, 2). The line you are given can have its equation rewritten im y = mx + b as: y = 2x - 10/3 That tells you that is slope is m = 2. A line that is

asked by Katty on July 24, 2007
24. ## MATH

How do I write one equations in slope-intercept form, and three other lines in slope-intercept form that are perpendicular to the first line ?? for ex. If I pick the equation y=2/3x+4 for the first equation. and for the second line , the slope -2/3x +4 ,

asked by MAY on March 18, 2015
25. ## math - slope-intercept

How do I write one equations in slope-intercept form, and three other lines in slope-intercept form that are perpendicular to the first line ?? for ex. If I pick the equation y=2/3x+4 for the first equation. and for the second line , the slope -2/3x +4 ,

asked by may on March 17, 2015
26. ## HELP WITH ALGEBRA!!

6. What happens to the graph of the line y = 3x -2 when the equation is changed to y = 3x +6? Look at the general equation for a straight line. It is y = mx + b where m is the slope and b is the y intercept. Therefore, the line crosses the y axis at -2 in

asked by Margie on November 1, 2006
27. ## ALgebra 1

4. Write the equation of a line whose slope is 6 and whose y intercept is -3. The answer would be y=6x-3 This is the y-intercept formula (y=mx+b) where m is the slope and b is the y-intercept. Thanx What about this one?Can you plz help? 6. What happens to

asked by Mary on October 26, 2006
28. ## Algebra

graph the equation x-3=y (where do I plot the points?) find the intercepts and then graph: 5x+4y=20 find the intercepts and then graph: 1.4x-1.3y=3.64 graph the equation using slope and y-intercept: y=10/7x +4 graph using slope and y-intercept: x+2y=8

asked by Jacquie on July 18, 2010
29. ## math

graph the line with slope 1/2 passing through the point(-5,-2) find the slope of the line 5x+5y=3 write answer in simplest from consider the line 2x-4y=4 what is the slope of a line perpendicular to this line. what jis the slope of a line parallel to this

asked by Anonymous on February 10, 2013
30. ## math plz

hi, is there an equation to finding the perpendicular bisector of a line. for example i had a line b (1,1) and c(8,1) and a was (6,5) how would i find the bisector from a going through line bc? tnx first off, the slope of a perpendicular line is -1/m

asked by gordain on April 15, 2007
31. ## math

I need help with this question. Write the equation of the line which contains the point)0, -3) and whose slope is 4. A general line equation can be written as y = mx + c, where m is the slope and c a constant. so we can write this as y = 4x + c

asked by Taylour on April 18, 2007
32. ## MATH

I had an assignment containing 45 problems, and I am unsure of 4, can you check and see if the answers are correct? 1. Write an equation of the line containing the given point and parallel line (5,-1), 3x-7y=9 My answer was: y=3/7x-22/7 2. Find the

asked by sarah on December 6, 2009
33. ## Math

I had an assignment containing 45 problems, and I am unsure of 4, can you check and see if the answers are correct? 1. Write an equation of the line containing the given point and parallel line (5,-1), 3x-7y=9 My answer was: y=3/7x-22/7 2. Find the

asked by S on December 6, 2009
34. ## Math

I had an assignment containing 45 problems, and I am unsure of 4, can you check and see if the answers are correct? 1. Write an equation of the line containing the given point and parallel line (5,-1), 3x-7y=9 My answer was: y=3/7x-22/7 2. Find the

asked by S:Please, I just need a check on December 6, 2009
35. ## Math-check my work please??

Write an equation, in point-slope form, for the line that is perpendicular to y – 10 = 3/2 (x – 4) and that passes through the point (4, 2). My Answer: Formula for point-slope form; y – y = m(x – x) Insert y and x value; y – 2 = m(x – 4) If the

asked by Scarlet (Scar for short) on March 21, 2016
36. ## geometry

I would love for someone to check my work on the seven problems that I did. I would be eternally grateful. I am going to list my problems and answers. Even if you only want to check one of them, that would be great. 1. Write an equation of a line in point

asked by Savannah on August 2, 2015
37. ## Algebra

First the slope. Perpendicular to a slope of -3 means a line slope of 1/3 y= 1/3 x + b. Now put in the x,y point and solve for b. write the equation of a line that has a y intercept (0,5) and is perpendicular to the line with equation y=-3x+1

asked by bobpursley on March 11, 2007
38. ## math

This is for the pretest. What is the solution to the system of equations pictured below? A.(-3,5) B.(-3,-2) C(3,4) D.(1,2) E(6,-2) When writing in slope intercept form what does the 'm" Represent? What is the 'b'? A. M is the x value and b is the number B.

asked by Kal on March 13, 2019
39. ## algebra

1. Given the line with the equation : a) Find at least three ordered pairs that satisfy the equation. b) Find the slope of the line. c) Graph the line 2. Given the line with equation : a) Write the equation in slope-intercept form. b) State the slope of

asked by cynthia on October 25, 2015
40. ## Math

What's the slop of the line whose equation is 8y = 7 - 2y? the slope would be zero. if you add '2y' to the other side, then your equation will be 10y=7. If you divide 10 on both sides, the new equation will be y=7/10. That will be a straight line, so the

asked by Cynthia on November 5, 2006
41. ## mat 101

Equation for a line that passes through (6,26) and has a slope of 3 Equation for a line that passes through the points (5,5) and (10,20) Equation for a line that passes through (9,25) and has a slope of -3. Equation for a line that passes through (1,) and

asked by keith on June 26, 2010
42. ## Math

Can someone please check my work? Write the slope-intercept (y = mx +b) form of the equation from the information given. 1. Slope = ½ and b = -3 Y=1/2-3 2. Slope equals 2 and the line goes through the point (-1, 3) Y=2x+5 3. The line goes through the

asked by Abby on October 26, 2015
43. ## Math please.

What is the y-intercept of y = 2/3x + 2? I have to write it out but how? A line has a slope of 1/2 and passes through the point (0,5). What is the equation of the line? A)y = 1/2x + 5 B)y = 1/2x - 5

asked by Walt on January 15, 2016
44. ## Math

What is the y-intercept of y = 2/3x + 2? I have to write it out but how? A line has a slope of 1/2 and passes through the point (0,5). What is the equation of the line? A)y = 1/2x + 5 B)y = 1/2x - 5

asked by Walt on January 15, 2016
45. ## math

What happens to y as x gets larger? What happens to x as y gets larger? d) Given a line containing the points (1,4), (2,7), and (3,10) determine the slope-intercept form of the equation, provide one additional point on this line, and graph the function.

asked by joni on January 12, 2007
46. ## calculus

To find the equation of a line, we need the slope of the line and a point on the line. Since we are requested to find the equation of the tangent line at the point (64, 8), we know that (64, 8) is a point on the line. So we just need to find its slope. The

asked by maura on September 14, 2012
47. ## Math

What is the solution of the following equation? 2 – 8x = -6 Is the ordered pair (-2, 9) a solution of the equation y = x - 7? Solve the following equation. 3(z – 2) – z = 4z – 20 Find the slope of the line that passes through the points (4, 8) and

asked by REEEEEEEEEE on January 16, 2018
48. ## My Daughter Stacy needs help in math plz help!

You have to find the x and y coordinates:(She doesn't get it and neither do I) 2x + y = 9 The question doesn't go with the equation. I suspect it is a plotting exercise Make a table x y Put in for x 0, 1, 4 Solve for each corresponding y. Then graph the

asked by Stacy's Mom :Literally from the Song! on November 6, 2006
49. ## Algebra II

Can you make sure my Algebra II work is correct? I've done the problems. I just want to make sure I am right. 1. Write an equation of the line with a slope of 5 and a y-intercept of -3. y=5x-3 2. Write the equation of a line that passes through (9, 3) and

asked by Andrea on October 4, 2012
50. ## ALG 2!!!

Write an equation of a line with a slope of 0 and passing through the point (5,4). Hint: To answer this question, consider the type of line that has a slope of 0. Then write an equation of that line using the values in the ordered pair.

asked by tyneisha on November 22, 2012
51. ## Algebra HELP!!

Write the equation of the line that contains the points (2, 2) and (-3, 12). Here is part of the answer. Can you identify the missing part? y = -2x + ___ I think it's 12 You've got the slope so use y-y1=m(x-x1) where (x1,y1) is either point. If you use

asked by Margie on October 11, 2006
52. ## Math

1. Use point-slope form to write the equation of a line that has a slope of 2/3 and passed through (-3,-1). Write your final equation in slope-intercept form. Is the answer y=2/3+-1 2. Write an equation of the line that passed through (2,-1) and is

asked by Anonymous on November 29, 2016
53. ## Math

Write an equation of the line satisfying the given condition. a) x intercept = 3 y intercept=-2 I am really not sure how to start here. b) vertical line containing (5,-1) Would it be y=5x-1? c) parallel to the line 3x-4y=5 and containing the points (3,-6)

asked by Hannah on October 5, 2010
54. ## calculus

This is from our problem set. f(x)= 2(x^3)-3(x^2)-12x+20 write an equation of the line perpendicular to the graph of f at x=0 I think i'm supposed to take the derivate of f and then find the slope of the tangent line at x=0. Then take the opposite

asked by Divya on October 26, 2010
55. ## Slopes

Given y = 2x – 4, choose the statement that accurately describes this line. The slope is 2 and the y intercept is 4. The slope is 2 and the y intercept is -4. The slope is 4 and the y intercept is 2. The slope is -4 and they y intercept is 2. The

asked by Margie on October 14, 2006
56. ## Quick math help

My math exam is coming up Friday and I need help!! Can you please guide me throgh the processes on the three questions? Thank you so much greatly apreciate it!! Write the standard form of the equation of each line given the slipe and y-intercept. 1. Slope=

asked by Anonymous on December 17, 2013
57. ## Math. HELP!

1. What is an equation for the line with slope 2/3 and y-intercept 9? 2. What is an equation in slope-intercept form for the line that passes through the points (1,-3) and (3,1). 3. For the equation -4y = 8x, what is the constant of variation? 4. Suppose y

asked by Catalena on May 20, 2017
58. ## Algebra 1

23.what is the slope of a line parallel to a line represented by the equation x=2y-3? 19.what is the solution to the following system of equation? Y=4x-8 Y=2x 16.which graph below shows the function f(x)=-3x-1? 12.what is the solution to the following

asked by Elyon on January 21, 2012
59. ## equations of tangents and normals

hi, i'd really appreciate some help solving this question! I am completely at loss here :/ The question is to: Find the equation of the normal to y=loge(x+2) which is parallel to the line with equation y+3x-5=0 I am fine at solving these sorts of equations

asked by elle on May 20, 2007
60. ## math

A line crosses the y-axis at (0,4) and has a slope of -2. Find an equation for the this line. A) y = 2x + 4 B) y = -2x + 4 C) y = -2x - 4 D) y = -4x + 2

asked by Sara on January 14, 2016
61. ## Math(Please help)

Write an equation of the line satisfying the given condition. a) x intercept = 3 y intercept=-2 I am really not sure how to start here. b) vertical line containing (5,-1) Would it be y=5x-1? c) parallel to the line 3x-4y=5 and containing the points (3,-6)

asked by Hannah on October 5, 2010
62. ## AlGEBRA 2 (check answers plz)

What is the equation of the line that has a slope of -2 and a y-intercept of -7? y = -2x - 7

asked by Debbie on February 2, 2017
63. ## Algebra

write the equation of the line passing through (-6, -9) and (0, -9). Can some one help me with this please. When I tried to solve this problem I got a slope of 0 and I do not know what to do from there I notice the y is constant, so there is zero slope.

asked by jessica on April 26, 2007
64. ## math and slopes

Help. Determine the slope of the line. The line whose equation is 3x-2y=8 Solve for y by putting y on one side and everything else on the other. -2y=8-3x. Multiply by -1. 2y = 3x -8 and divide by 2 y=(3/2)x -8/2 or y= (3/2)x -4 The form for a straight line

asked by Wayne on April 18, 2007
65. ## Algebra1

Complete this sentence with the correct choice: y = 4 is a horizontal line with ________. undefined slope. a slope of 4. a slope of 0. None of the above will make a true statement. Draw a line through y = 4 and parallel to the x axis. Now, what slope is

asked by Margie on October 14, 2006
66. ## math

Q2.Plot three points with second coordinate equal yo (1.3) and join them . Q3.What is the slope of the line y= -1/3x +3 (B)Does it slope upwards? (C) It is steeper than the line y=-1/2x -5? Give reason for your answer. Q4.The equation of the straigth line

asked by athanasia on March 16, 2015
67. ## Math

What's the slop of the line whose equation is 87 = 7 - 2y? This is similar to the other one where i posted. You subtract 7 from both sides so the equation will be 80= -2y. Then divide both sides by -2, and the equation will be y=-40. This is a straight

asked by Cynthia on November 5, 2006
68. ## math2

I was solving a problem. In It r have been given that two lines are perpendicular to each other The equation of one line 2x-3y+4=0 Now i have to find the equation of another line We can find it by finding the slope of the abovementioned line( the other

asked by A GOODSTUDENT on September 14, 2016
69. ## Math (Calculus 121)

The derivative tells you the slope at any point. df/dx = 8 x^3 - 12 x When x = 3, the slope is m = 8*27 - 36 = 180 and the equation of the tangent line is (y - 228) = 180*(x - 3) y = 180 x - 540 + 228 = 180 x - 312 wow, that was absolutely correct (i just

asked by drwls on February 19, 2007
70. ## Algebra 1

1. Find the slope of a line that passes through (–2, –3), and (1, 1). A. 1/3 B. 1 C. 2 D. 4/3** 2. For the equation –4y = 8x, what is the constant of variation? A. -4 B. -2** C. 1 D. 2 3. What is an equation for the line with slope and y-intercept 9?

asked by Anonymous on February 21, 2017
71. ## Pre-Algebra

Please let me know if I figured these out correctly. Directions: For the line with the given equation, find the slope of a parallel line and the slope of a perpendicular line. 1)y=6/5x + 144 slope of parallel: 6/5 slope of perpendicular: -5/6 2)4y-4x=16

asked by Kate on January 30, 2012
72. ## algebra

The equation y = 6x – 50 describes the amount of money a class of students might earn from candy bar sales. What are the slope and y-intercept of this line? In the general linear equation y = mx + b, m is the slope and b is the y-intercept. The y

asked by stressed on May 13, 2007
73. ## Algebra

i am having problems understanding.... i don't know how to put it so i will just put what the problem is Write the slope-intercept form of an equation of the line that passes through the given point and is parallel to the graph of each equation 13. (2,-7)

asked by Emmy on October 23, 2012
74. ## calculus

find an equation for the line with the given properties. express the equation in slope-intercept form. containing the pointsP=(-1,1)& Q= (1,-2) What is the equation of the line? y= Find the the equation of a line that is perpendicular to the line y=1/2x+4

asked by spazed out on December 4, 2012
75. ## algebra

Write the equation of the line with x-intercept (–6, 0) and undefined slope. would this be wrote as 0=k*-6 I would write it as y= k(x-6) an undefined slope means that the line is vertical, there is no y term in your equation, since you are not

asked by allen on May 2, 2007
76. ## Algebra

Could someone correct my answers and help with the other problems? 1. Are the following lines parallel, perpendicular, or neither? L1 with equation x – 5y = 10, L2 with equation 5x + y = 5. Answer: Neither (I'm not to sure but i think this is the right

asked by Timm on May 27, 2007
77. ## Math

Given the linear equation 5y = -3x + 19, find (a) the slope of a line perpendicular to the given line. (b) the slope of a line parallel to the given line. A. (a) -5/3 (b) 3/5 B. (a) -3/5 (b) 5/3 C. (a) 5/3 (b)-3/5 D. (a) 3/5 (b)-5/3

asked by chchch on July 18, 2012
78. ## math

in the equation 3y - x=2 what is the slope of the line of this equation? Using the equation y=mx+b you have to solve 3y-x=2 for Y. M stands for slope and Y stands for Y intercept Doing that I get y = 1/3x + 2/3 I hope that's what you are looking for! Put

asked by cindy on January 29, 2007
79. ## algebra 2

What is the equation of the line that has a slope of -2 and a y-intercept of -7? y = -2x - 7 y = -7x - 2

asked by Debbie on February 2, 2017
80. ## calculus totally confused

find a first degree polynomial function p(1) whose value and slope agree with the value and slope of f at x=c. i think you use taylor series for this f(x)=4/sqrt(x), c=1 i'm totally confused on how to do it. i know you find the derivative but how do i get

asked by david on March 13, 2007
81. ## Algebra 2

1. Find the slope of the line through the pair of points. (-1/3,0) and (-1/2,-1/2) Choices: -3 1/3 -1/3 3 2. Write in standard form an equation of the line passing through the given point with the given slope. Slope=8/7; (5,-3) Choices: -8/7x+y=-61/7

asked by Jacob on October 18, 2010
82. ## ALG 2!!!

Write an equation of a line with an undefined slope and passing through the point (-2,4). Hint: To answer this question, consider the type of line that has an undefined slope. Then write an equation of that line using the values in the ordered pair.

asked by tyneisha on November 22, 2012
83. ## Algebra

1.Tell whether the sequence is arithmetic. If it is, what is the common difference? -19,-11,-3,5... A.yes;5 B.yes;6 C.yes;8 D.no 2.What is the slope of that passes through the pair of points? (-6,8),(2,3) A.-3/8 B.-1/8 C.-7/8 D.-5/8 3.Write an equation in

asked by GummyBears on December 16, 2015
84. ## Math!!

HELP PLEASE!!!! 1.Write the equation of a line with the slope of -2 which contains the point (3,6) y= mx+ b y= -2x +b Put in (3,6) and solve for b. Then you know m and b in y=mx + b won't it be..0?? I think it will be zero. Are you a teacher? The question

asked by Margie on October 11, 2006
85. ## Math(check)

1)Find the range of the relation [(-1,4)},(2,5),(3,5)}.Then determine whether the relation is a funtion. 4,5,5 is the range 4,5 is a function 2)Find f(-1),if f(x)= x^2-6x/x+2 (-1)^2-6(-1)/-1+2 1+6/-1+2 7/1 =7 3)Find f(a),if f(t)= 2t^2-t-2. 2(a)^2-a-2

asked by erin on July 26, 2007
86. ## algebra review!

it says write the equation of the vertical line that passes through the point (7,-3). what do i need to start it off? find the equation for the line with undefined slope and passing through the point (-1,-2). what do i need to start that off? what equation

asked by trixie on September 3, 2009
87. ## Math

Write your answer in standard form. Show all your work if you want to be eligible for partial credit. Write the equation of a line perpendicular to the line y = (2/3)x - 7 and passing through the point (4,-2). The slope of the line y = (2/3)x - 7 is 2/3.

asked by Lina on November 7, 2006
88. ## Another simple math problem (y=mx+b)

Write an equation in slope-intercept form for each line described. (I just need my work checked, thank you!) The slope = 1/2, and the line passes through the point (3, -1) First I used point slope formula y-ysub1 = m(x-xsub1) y+1=1/2(x-3) then, went on to

asked by Mandy on September 3, 2011
89. ## NEED HELP POSTED TWICE

1. Find the slope of the line through the pair of points. (-1/3,0) and (-1/2,-1/2) Choices: -3 1/3 -1/3 3 2. Write in standard form an equation of the line passing through the given point with the given slope. Slope=8/7; (5,-3) Choices: -8/7x+y=-61/7

asked by Jacob on October 18, 2010
90. ## Algebra 1

algebra questions I don’t need any of the open a textbook answers. I have worked hard to get my algebra done but these last units have turned my mind into mush. I don’t just want answers I need an explanation. Any help would be wonderful Thank you 2)

asked by Elysian on May 15, 2015
91. ## math 116

a water line is given by the equation y = - 2/3x - 12 . Suppose you want to put a pink flamingo lawn ornament in your backyard, but you want to avoid placing it directly over the water line, in case you need to excavate the line for repairs in the future.

asked by Carmen on October 5, 2008
92. ## algebra 3

what is the equation of the line with {3,3} and is perpendicular to the line y= negative 2x plus 3 The slope of the line is -2. The slope of a line perpendicular to this one must be its negative reciprocal, or 1/2. Use the point-slope form to find the

asked by Darius Graham on January 11, 2007
93. ## Algebre=Please check

Could someone check my answers for these two questions, please? What is the equation of the line which includes points (2,6) and (0,0) y = -3x+1 y = -3x y=3x ( my answer) y = 3x+1 Equation of line with slope m = -3 and including point (5,) is y = - 3x+20 I

asked by Jackie on January 13, 2011
94. ## Algebra

Could someone correct my answers and help with the other problems? 1. Are the following lines parallel, perpendicular, or neither? L1 with equation x – 5y = 10, L2 with equation 5x + y = 5. Answer: Neither (I'm not to sure but i think this is the right

asked by Noah on May 28, 2007
95. ## Math , correction

correct Write the equation of the line passing through each of the given pairs of points. Write your result in slope-intercept form, where possible. (2,-3) and (2,4) this is what i did for it. m= (4-(-3))/(2-2)=(7)/(0)= slope is undefined which means that

asked by Belinda on January 24, 2007
96. ## Math

Write an equation in the indicated form for each statement described below. (A graph shows two lines intersecting at x=-2 and y= 1 in a tilted X shape) A. Write an equation in slope-intercept form for the line parallel to the red line and going through the

asked by Mark on February 25, 2017
97. ## algebra

Write the equation of the line with x-intercept (–8, 0) and undefined slope. would this by y=-8x?????????? You're close! The only line with an undefined slope is a vertical line. Therefore the equation of a vertical line passing through (-8, 0) is: x =

asked by stressed on May 13, 2007
98. ## Math

Use the point-slope form linear equation given to complete the following problems. y-3=3(x+1) 1. What is the slope of the given line? Here's what I did: y-3=3(x+1) y-3+3=3x+3 y=3x+6 m=3 Correct so far? 2. What point does this line pass through, which is

asked by Elizabeth on January 23, 2014
99. ## Graphs

The vertices of a triangle are A(13,13), B(9,3), and C(-1,1). Determine the equation of the median AM, where M is the midpoint of BC. Midpoint M of BC = ((9-1)/2,(3+1)/2) =(4,2) slope AM = (13-2)/(13-4) = 11/9 So the equation of the median is 11x - 9y + c

asked by Shay on April 4, 2007
100. ## Algebra

Can someone check my answers? 1. Write the equation of the line that passes through point (–2, 3) with a slope of –4. Answer: y = -4x - 5 2. Find the slope and y-intercept. x = –8 Answer: Slope: undefined; y-intercept: none 3. Write the equation of

asked by Shirley on December 2, 2007